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Red Line: Upcoming

Starting August 10: Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will be closed on Monday, August 10, and will remain closed until Summer 2016, to accommodate ongoing construction for the Millennium Tower Project.

Customers desiring to enter and exit at Downtown Crossing should instead utilize entrances and exits on Summer, Chauncy, and Arch Streets.

Customers desiring elevator access should note that Elevator 891 will be closed during this construction. If exiting, travel down the concourse to use the elevator through the glass doors and to the left of the CharlieCard Store. This elevator will take you to the lobby of 101 Arch Street. If boarding, travel to 101 Arch Street. Take the elevator in the back left corner of the lobby to the concourse. Take a right to find the Oak Grove-bound platform ahead.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Red Line (Ashmont branch)
Red Line (Braintree branch)

Last Updated: 7/31/2015 4:04:30 PM

Starting August 14: The JFK/UMass ramp will be out of service beginning Friday, August 14, at 7 p.m. through the end of service on Monday, August 24, due to construction. Buses operating between Andrew and JFK.

The accessible ramp between the street and the lobby at JFK/UMass Station will be temporarily closed beginning Friday, August 14, at 7 p.m. through the end of service on Monday, August 24, while the ramp is under construction. Customers desiring accessible service to exit at JFK/UMass should instead exit at Andrew Station and board a shuttle bus to JFK/UMass. Customers desiring accessible service to enter at JFK/UMass should board the shuttle bus to Andrew Station.

Affected routes:
Red Line

Last Updated: 7/30/2015 9:06:44 AM

Starting August 22: Buses replacing Red Line service between JFK/UMass and North Quincy Stations on Aug 22-23 and Aug 29-30 from start to end of service.

Due to crews performing necessary performing work as part of the Winter Resiliency Improvement Program, buses will replace Red Line trains between JFK/UMass and North Quincy Stations in both directions from start to end of service during the following weekends:

- Saturday, August 22, 2015, through Sunday, August 23, 2015.
- Saturday, August 29, 2015, through Sunday, August 30, 2015.

Regular Red Line train service will resume at the start of service on Mondays. All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following stops:
JFK/UMass
North Quincy

Last Updated: 7/24/2015 7:19:24 AM

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